On Your Marks, Get Set, READ!

Good morning all! Are you ready to read? A few things I wanted to get out there before the reading begins: First, THANK YOU to all the cheerleaders, official and un-, who are out there supporting all of us readers. I won’t be replying to comments today, but I want you to know that your …

Let the Countdown Begin!

For some reason, while I was getting my books together for the Readathon yesterday, I had “The Final Countdown” stuck in my head. Remember that? And now it’s probably stuck in your head too. (Sorry.) Anyway. Just about 24 hours left before the Readathon! I spent yesterday choosing my go-to pile of books. Inadvertently, I …

Read-a-What?

One day. 24 hours. Cheerleaders. Mini challenges. Prizes. Snacks. Readers around the world. And — of course — books! What is this glorious event of which I speak? Why, it’s Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon! Twice a year, readers and bloggers around the world settle down for 24 hours of reading. Bloggers post about their reading, cheerleaders …